Fabrication Color by Status

This post started back in October 2016, when I found a question on the Autodesk Fabrication Forum regarding viewing objects Status color outside of the Fab Viewer. It appears that that particular post on the forum has been removed, but I thought I would address the problem for anyone else who may have that question. […]

BIM EDM

You’re probably thinking those 2 acronyms just plain don’t belong together and for the most part your right. However, it has been kind of a running gag among the HOB crew and I thought I’d share what fuels our after hour’s adventures…. After Hours Adventures I am working on adding an AutoCAD like command line […]

Fabrication Scripting & VLA Notes Property

A while back I did an overview of the VLA properties Fabrication objects expose to us. If you haven’t read that or aren’t entirely familiar with Fabrication VLA properties, then I would suggest reading this first: Autodesk Fabrication – VLA Properties Exposed. While I was composing that post it was clear to me that the […]

Accessing Fabricaton Items Through .NET

Like AutoCAD, Fabrication MEP has its own API that can be used to read/write properties, and access different Fabrication objects.  If you have used .NET to create commands for AutoCAD in the past but had difficulty setting up a project to access Fabrication Items, this post may help. If you are new to setting up […]

Update & My C# Roadmap

It has admittedly been a little quiet around here, but we have been very busy and switched gears multiple times. We got our internal buyoff and now waiting on the 3rd party budget approval for an extensive (6 month) BIM VR workflow research project; this looks like it’s a go. Skylar is getting ready to […]